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The City’s trash hauler, Peoria Disposal Company (PDC) will not pick up recycling, yard waste or trash on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 26.  The service changes will not affect Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday routes, however, for the rest of the week, residents can follow this schedule:  If your collection day is Thursday, set carts out on Friday. If you collection day is Friday, set carts out on Saturday.…
This Thanksgiving, the Peoria Picks Up! campaign encourages you to keep recycling in mind amidst the holiday hustle and bustle and COVID-19 pandemic concerns.
America Recycles Day is November 15 The Peoria Picks Up! campaign will recognize the importance and impact of recycling this Sunday, November 15 on what is known as America Recycles Day. The national awareness holiday has contributed to American prosperity and the protection of our environment since 1997.  The national recycling rate has increased from less than 7% in 1960 to the current rate of 35% Local Goals: …